Community Events

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  • Saving Strategies Presented By $hares

    • Monday, April 12, 2021 at 05:00 PM

    Do you earn good money but struggle to save at the rate you feel like you should? Do you have big goals but frustrated by slow savings progress and feel like you’re never going to actually get ahead? Do you want to spend less time juggling money from one account to another and spend more time enjoying your money?

    You’re not alone.

    Saving money is super important. It’s also hard, and spending money is way more fun (and easy). This financial workshop is dedicated to helping you shift your money mindset, make money moves, increase your income and implement systems to build wealth.

    Takeaways:
    - The importance of money mindset and how it plays a role in your everyday financial decisions.
    - Effective and simple ways you can save and invest without feeling overwhelmed and anxious.
    - How to tap into creating other sources of revenue outside of the normal for you.
    - How to build organization around your money and savings goals.

    About the Expert

    Anthony Copeman
    Founder, $hares

    Anthony Copeman is a Certified Financial Education Instructor (CFEI), and founder of two financial literacy platforms. Financial Lituation, a digital platform to help young people reinvent their finances and reimagine their freedom and $hares an animated web series helping millennials of color change their relationship with their finances. He’s committed to helping people think differently about the way money can be used as a tool so they can live their fullest lives instead of an obstacle to happiness. Anthony believes that wealth is manifested in the mind before presented in the form of money, and has built his brand on that principle. Anthony’s distinct financial perspective has been featured in The Grio, Black Enterprise, Experian, Credit Karma, Fox Business, Newsweek, Go Banking Rates, Chime Bank, AfroTech and several other outlets. A Harlem, New York native, Anthony holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from Temple University.

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    The 8th edition of Berlin meets USA event series organized by SIBB e.V. in partnership with Berlin Business Office in NYC and Berlin Partner for Business and Technology will gather international EdTech experts and practitioners to explore the innovation trends in EdTech and connect American and German companies.

    Education Technology (EdTech) innovations offer evolution in the curriculum and teaching methods and advance the answers to the questions of remote learning:

    • What can be done for a smooth connection during virtual sessions?
    • How to utilize all available online learning tools?
    • How to put the student in the center under the condition of social distancing?

    US EdTech is booming! Alone in 2020 American EdTech startups have raised over $2.2. bln in 2020. With market leaders like Roblox, Coursera and Public Logic there are more than 1600 companies and startups developing solutions for online educational platforms, implementing trends like video-assisted learning, immersive learning with VR and AR, gamification, AI-supported programs and data analytics.

    New York and Berlin belong to the top 10 EdTech cities in the world. Join us in building a bridge between both EdTech ecosystems to support companies in growing internationally and finding the right partner!

    RSVP Here

     

  • April 2021 NY Tech Meetup

    • Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 05:30 PM
    • Virtual

     

    ABOUT THIS EVENT

    We have a great program ready for you featuring companies that are connecting communities and teams in a remote world! 

    Plus, we will be using the Airmeet platform (https://www.airmeet.com) to provide a great networking environment for everyone to connect! Come early to network, enjoy the program, then stay for some more networking. We look forward to seeing you there!

    Agenda:
    5:30 PM - Networking (on Airmeet)
    6:00 PM - Program Begins
    7:00 PM - Program Ends/ More Networking (on Airmeet)

    Hosted by:

    Andy Saldaña, Executive Director, NY Tech Alliance


    DEMOS BY:

    The Labz: A drag and drop suite of tools that allows users to form curated conversations and experiences around content and products.

    Demoer: Farah Allen, Founder & CEO

    https://thelabz.com/

    @thelabz_tech

    Orbiit.ai: A virtual networking platform that helps community managers curate knowledge-sharing conversations between members while saving valuable time with a solution that runs itself.

    Demoer: Addison Bolin, Head of Business Development

    https://orbiit.ai/

    @orbitt_ai

    HioHovr: A simple plug-in that brings your website to life by connecting your site viewers to real-time gatherings.

    Demoer: Jason Craparo, Founder & CEO

    https://hiosocial.com/hovr.html

    SimpleQuickQuestion: A live one-on-one video conferencing platform with a 60-second time limit.

    Demoer: Dave Benson, Founder

    https://superquickquestion.com/


    We work hard to keep these programs free thanks to your community support. Please make a small contribution today at https://www.nytech.org/support_nyta

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  • The April 14, 2021 session of the New York - Natural Language Processing (NY-NLP) meetup features Anne-Marie Currie and Bertrand Lefebvre from Optum, speaking on Medical NLP: Enriching Electronic Health Record Data for Oncology Research. The program is free and all are welcome!

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  • DigiMarCon East 2021 is your chance to ...
    – Experience a safe and intimate gathering with marketing leaders and professionals in a clean and hygienic environment.
    – Hear from some of the most audacious and thought provoking speakers in the digital marketing, media and advertising industry.
    – Gain insight into emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies, and best practices to move your business to the next level.
    – Network with thought leaders, collaborate with your peers and build your professional network.

    The 6th annual DigiMarCon East, the Premier Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference & Exhibition in the Eastern United States returns April 15th to 16th, 2021 at the luxurious New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge Hotel in New York City, NY. Join your peers in-person or online for 2-days jam packed with digital marketing best practices, latest trends, practical solutions, strategy and networking, also check out the next generation of technology & innovation; Internet, Mobile, AdTech, MarTech & SaaS Technology.

    Immerse yourself in topics like digital strategy, programmatic advertising, web experience management, usability / design, mobile marketing & retargeting, customer engagement, user acquisition, social media marketing, targeting & optimization, video marketing, data science & big data, web analytics & A/B testing, email marketing, content marketing, conversion rate optimization, search engine optimization, paid search marketing, geo-targeting, predictive analysis & attribution, growth hacking, conversion rate optimization, growth marketing tools, marketing & sales automation, sustainable growth strategies, product marketing & UX / UI and much, much more!

    At DigiMarCon East 2021, you will receive all the elements you need to achieve digital marketing success! Conventional thought will be challenged, new ways of thinking will emerge, and you will leave with your head, notebooks and professional toolkit full of action items and ideas to lead and supercharge your agency / team / account to even greater success.

    Be a part of DigiMarCon East 2021 and discover how to thrive and succeed as a marketer in a rapidly evolving digital world. Top keynotes, case studies, strategy sessions, networking and more in a safe and hygienic environment!

    See why people keep coming back year after year to this must-attend event! Register and secure your seat today.

    For more details visit https://digimarconeast.com.

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  • Creating powerful offline experiences is important to capture the imaginations of your audience. It allows you to amplify your brand, organise your user base, and impact real people in the real world.

    So how do you create event hype and create an energy-filled event, full of the right people? How do you craft creative marketing strategies to maximize your impact?

    Hear from our panel of event experts and industry gurus about:

      • What it takes to create an amazing event experience
      • How to generate a media buzz and social hype to make your event go viral, before during and after an event
      • How to engage your audience and fill your event to capacity

    This event is perfect for anyone looking to get more out of the events they are planning, whether it be a small networking event, a conference or a large festival.

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  • EDTECH WEEK 2021 is a series of remote learning and networking events for the education and workforce learning community, produced by Started and the University of Southern California (USC). 

    Guided by faculty, researchers, thought leaders, investors, and entrepreneurs, EDTECH WEEK assembles the top minds in the industry to wrestle with the most important education questions facing the globe. 

    With over 100 ‘faculty’ in 4 days, all focused on education innovation and the role of technology in education and workforce development, this event has something for everyone! 

    This year’s program includes: 

    • Explorer, Educator, Growth, Innovator, and Impact Tracks - No matter your role or where you are on your education innovation journey there’s a collection of sessions to help you learn and participate.
    • Masterclasses - Over 50 sessions from renowned faculty and industry practitioners present on high-value topics.
    • Illuminations - Interviews with thought leaders from around the world.
    • Shark Tanks - Leading startups pitch their ideas followed by discussion with EdTech investors.
    • Happy Hour - a virtual world built to make socializing, networking, and meeting each other more natural, plus speed networking with the education technology community.

    Register Today for Free!

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  • With ever-evolving job descriptions and roles, "PM" can be a confusing term; it can be used to refer to a Product Manager or Project Manager. Find out the difference between between these two important roles from real practitioners. Learn the differentiators and their evolving significance in the workplace. GA will be hosting a split panel of Product Mangers and Project Managers who will share a "day in the life" of their perspective role

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  • Please join us on April 20th to see how Digital Intelligence can help you WIN your market. Hear from our CEO, experience demos, view the latest roadmap, network with the best in the business and check out the latest digital trends.  Plus, discover how Digital Intelligence is helping Microsoft, NASDAQ, and many more WIN their market. We can’t wait to see you … virtually, of course.

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  • Whether you want to break into a data science role or learn basic techniques to get data insights, it's worth having some data science skills in your pocket (and your resume). The Data Science Month is an excellent way to kickstart your data learning journey from the comfort of your home!

    📈 What: The Data Science Month is a series of free, online events, including workshops to learn key languages and tools used in Data Science, and talks to meet professionals and entrepreneurs working in the industry. 

    👩‍💻 Who: This training is suitable for beginners who are interested in exploring Data Science. Some basic coding knowledge might help to feel more confident, but it's not required. 

    🗓️ When: From April 20 to May 12, 2021

     

    Visit this page for more information about our workshops and talks

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